And then he gives me a smile that just seems so genuinely sweet with just the right touch of shyness that unexpected warmth rushes through me.
The blue shadows under his eyes. I wonder if he slept at all. Couldn’t have been long. I think of his agreeing to go with me yesterday, his stepping up beside me to protect Gale, his willingness to throw his lot in with mine entirely when I give him so little in return.
catching fire meme → [1/5] quotes
"You could live a hundred lifetimes, and never deserve that boy."
Peeta Mellark challenge: Traits [1/4]
Valiant - possessing or acting with bravery or boldness.
And then I think of it, what Peeta can do much better than the rest of us. He can use words. He obliterated the rest of the field at both interviews. And maybe it’s because of that underlying goodness that he can move a crowd – no, a country – to his side with the turn of a simple sentence.
“I don’t know how to say it exactly. Only…I want to die as myself. Does that make any sense?”